Waste Management Heavy Equipment Mechanic - Cleveland, TX (Eligible for Special $2,000 Bonus) in Cleveland, Texas

Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Reasons to Join the Waste Management Team:

  • Exceptional Benefits: Each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability, a Stock Purchase Plan, Company match on 401K, Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days (site benefits may vary.)

  • Competitive Pay

  • Special $2,000 Bonus

  • Ongoing technical training

  • Local & nationwide career growth opportunities

APPLY TODAY! We have a career home for your technical talents!

Hours:

  • Day Shift: Monday – Friday from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm, with occasional Saturdays based upon business needs.

Education and Experience

  • Education: Not required.

  • Two or more years of heavy truck preventative maintenance, diagnostic and repair, (to include air brakes, hydraulics, diagnostics, and electrical repair)

Skills:

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other minor duties may be assigned.

  • Works under limited supervision and selects from written instructions and established procedures to accomplish assigned tasks.

  • Performs repairs and assigned preventive maintenance services.

  • Performs inspection, diagnosis, and repair of electrical, hydraulic, suspension, brake and air systems on vehicles and equipment.

  • Repairs equipment including but not limited to bulldozers D6 and higher,336 caterpillar excavators, 35-ton Volvo F and F series trucks, scrapers, backhoes, front end loaders, yard trucks, farm tractors, forklifts, Volvo motor graders, storm water pumps, water trucks, CAT large yellow arm equipment, and more.

  • Utilizes vehicle computer electronics systems to interpret failure modes to initiate or assign repairs. CAT ET Software experience is a plus.

  • Estimates time and material costs on vehicle repairs and requisitions new parts.

  • Performs all work within Standard Repair Times (SRTs).

  • Performs service calls for emergency breakdowns.

  • Conducts safety checks on vehicles.

  • Completes required paperwork utilizing fleet maintenance software program associated with repairing vehicles, documenting parts usage, and accounting for repair times.

  • Assists senior Mechanics in the completion of project work.

  • Reviews, completes or assigns repairs identified on Driver Vehicle Inspection Reports.

  • Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with Corporate / OSHA Standards, and performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures.

  • Additional duties, as needed.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements

  • Valid driver’s license and must have a clean driving record.

  • Must be at least 18 years of age.

  • Legally eligible to work in the United States.

  • Ability to perform physical requirements of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.

  • Successfully complete pre-employment drug screen, physical, and background check, which will include previous employment check, criminal history and motor vehicle record review.

Work Environment

  • Normal setting for this job is: repair/maintenance shop. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

  • Required to use motor coordination with finger dexterity (such as keyboarding, machine operation, etc.) most of the work day;

  • Required to exert physical effort in handling objects less than 15 pounds most of the work day;

  • Required to be exposed to physical occupational risks (such as cuts, burns, exposure to toxic chemicals, etc.) often;

  • Required to be exposed to physical environment which involves dirt, odors, noise, weather extremes or similar elements often.

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I understand that applying to this job indicates that I have the legal right to work in the United States. I agree to perform physical duties of this position as outlined in the job with or without reasonable accommodations. I understand that if offered the position, I will be required to pass a drug screen.